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Doug Harvey, Hall of Fame Umpire Whom Players Called God, Dies at 87

Harvey, who chewed tobacco during his umpiring years, was found to have oral cancer in 1997 and spoke out about the dangers of smokeless tobacco following his treatment. He is survived by his wife; his brother Nolan; his sons Scott and Todd; six grandchi
New York Times
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
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[Asia, China, Singapore] The 54-year-old who ran a marathon four years after a quadruple bypass

Mr Hoon picked up smoking at the age of 17, starting off as a casual smoker. But he stopped... When he moved to China for work, however, smoking became a heavy habit because “everybody smoked” there and cigarettes were “so cheap”.
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jan 14, 2018 15:53
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[Saudi Arabia] New Sound at Saudi Soccer Game: Women Cheering From the Stands

Although tickets were only 20 riyals ($5.33), the family section for Friday’s match was less than half full. A photo shared on social media showed signs designating a smoking area for “ladies.”
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2018 22:06
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[Italy] Radja Nainggolan dropped from Roma squad for Serie A clash with Atalanta after midfielder posted New Year video of himself smoking and drinking

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 15:57
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[UK] Cigarette fire caused £10k of damage to Bishop Auckland FC's ground

A FOOTBALL club which had thousands of pounds of damage caused to its ground after a discarded cigarette caused a fire has used the incident to improve safety measures at the stadium.
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Jan 3, 2018 13:23
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[Australia] LISTEN: Hugh Jackman outs Shane Warne for smoking in the showers

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 28, 2017 22:56
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Jojo Is the Artist of Choice Among N.B.A. Stars

Coca-Cola bottles, Marlboro cigarette packages and Marilyn Monroe are recurring images...“It is benign. It’s hard to get theoretical or conceptual about a pretty girl on a cigarette package putting on makeup. It is not super complicated, so what’s not to
New York Times
added Dec 22, 2017 15:26
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco's plans to film on Auckland's pink Lightpath rejected by Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) has rejected...Philip Morris New Zealand had an approved application to film on the cycleway... AT had originally granted permission but withdrew its consent after learning it would be for a cigarette advertisement, to be broadcast
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Dec 11, 2017 13:05
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Dwight Gooden Puts on a Santa Suit, but the Scene Is Hardly Festive

looked gaunt... “That was from an infection I had deep in my jawbone from 30 years of chewing tobacco...They had to rebuild my jawbone and I had to have 10 teeth taken out. People say, man, his face is all caved in, but take 10 teeth out of anyone’s mouth
New York Times
added Dec 7, 2017 22:40
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] The winning blow

This seems to be Sen. Manny Pacquiao’s way of putting a stop to smoking in the country once and for all. Specifically, he wants to double the excise tax on tobacco products from P30 to P60 per pack of cigarettes starting in 2018 and a nine percent incre
Philippine Star (ph)
added Nov 25, 2017 22:18
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